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Lost City

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Open today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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“ciudad perdida”(143 reviews)
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El Mamey | Sierra Nevada, Santa Marta 470007, Colombia
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Reviewed yesterday

This trek is a must if you ever visit Colombia. Dense jungle, animals, and the beautiful indigenous people. Its hot and humid, but being able to cool down during the trek in the river is awesome. Mosquito-repellant is a MUST! I didnt apply it on...More

Thank Vincent K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The tour was fantastic!! Be prepared to get sweaty and drenched. I'd recommend putting all your items in bags in bags ( bin liners) and plus a bin liners for the outside. Dont over pack as a heavy pack is never fun to carry. There...More

Thank Carmen O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to ciudad perdida with Expotours and had an amazing time. For me this trip was a mix of adventure, culture and nature. Leave your comfy hotel room behind and be prepared to hike for 4 days in heavy rainfalls, cross rivers or climb 1000...More

Thank Manuel W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I´ve never left a Tripadvisor review before but this trek with Magic Tour is definitely worth writing about. Why it was good: Group size was just right. Food was great - you definitely don´t need to bring your own snacks. Our guide Wilson and interpreter...More

1  Thank hferoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cannot recommend expotour highly enough, oh my goodness. Amazing scenery, our guides Dennis & Alexandra were outstanding, made the trek really lovely & really interesting. Great (vegetarian) food, lovely watermelon breaks. Highlight of our holiday for sure.

Thank Taya K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just finished the 4 day lost city trek with expotur, it was so great. Our guides Dennis and Alexandra were really amazing they were so friendly and cheerful and were ready to help us with anything. They told us lots about the lost city,...More

Thank elainec00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was so impressed with the lost city tour provided by expotours, especially our guide Jhon. He was incredibly knowledgeable about the history of the area and was constantly checking with our group to ensure that everyone was ok. Highly recommend both this company and...More

Thank mzellum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had the most wonderful trip. Jhon lead us to the most wonderful views, made time for spontaneaous swims in lovely clear water when it was hot. During the hard part of the track There was time for Jokes from Abraham, our translator. Really Pulled...More

Thank Belle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend are recently back from the 4 day lost city trek. Although it was hard work physically it was one of the best experiences we have had in Colombia. Magic Tours were amazing from start to finish. Easy to book, great transport...More

Thank MurKD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was hard dont get me wrong and do not over pack as the mountains are straight up...you take alot of breaks and will need everyone of them. Our tour company was awsome and the food was good.

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Dan R
18 August 2018|
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Response from Jay-Wye G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, helicopter is the way, otherwise, when I did it in 93, bumpy roads on a truck, a walk to the guide's family house for the night and a day trek in semi humid jungle (biggest avocados in the wild) I've ever seen, bumped... More
James D
12 August 2018|
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Response from camiloalvarez | Reviewed this property |
Hi again, I just remember that Ciudad Perdida will close from August 30 to September 30, 2018. Check with Expotour!!!
Shoshana R
4 July 2018|
Response from Kristian A | Reviewed this property |
Not 100% sure, but as I understood it: The main season is between November and March, and then gradually tapers off in both ends. I was there in June which is low season, and it was quite nice, not too many people and many... More
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